Illinois Businesses Produce More in 2012Illinois' economic activity continues to rise. That's according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis which reports Illinois' gross domestic product rose by just under-two-percent in 2012. That puts Illinois 26th among all 50 states. However, the pace of Illinois' gain was slower compared with the Great Lakes Region and the nation as a whole. In 2011 the state's GDP rose by more than two-percent.
See other LocalNews news:Candidates in Their Own Words: Keri Garrett
Candidates in Their Own Words: Ron Daniels
Zombies Rise From Their Graves, Shuffle Through Salem Streets
Salem Bryan Bennett Library Selects Halloween Costume Winners
Illinois Lawyer Wants Murder Conviction Overturned